Melbourne a city that has everything you ask for and year after year it has been rated among the top five countries which are most liveable in the entire world and it is because of some good reasons. Situated on Australia’s southeast coastline and also nested in a beautiful Port Phillip Bay. The city holds a thriving population of about four million people with almost half under the age of 35. The city is quite diverse with busting fashion and arts scene while offering rich culture and delicious gastronomy with a combination of stunning outdoor spaces. We have listed a few reasons which make Melbourne the most liveable city across the globe;
Melbourne has some impeccable style. No matter where you go, we assure you to find somebody who will be dressed head to toe in an outfit which you will envy. Melburnians are always obsessed with being expressing their individuality and to stand out through their outfits. You will definitely find someone in vintage dresses, mesmerizing prints, style setter suits and of course—everything will be in black. We suggest to mark your calendars from March to September—to witness the Spring Fashion Week and Melbourne Fashion Festival which is a huge wave in the city. If you need fashion inspiration, we recommend you to check out the various normal fashion stores easy accessible on Melbourne streets.
Melbourne is also known as Australia’s cultural capital, and this is because of all good reasons. From the streets full of chalk art, music, and multicultural cuisines, it’s not difficult to make out that Melburnians are quite passionate about the music, arts and literature. Besides their interest in arts and books, Melbourne has a good taste in music as well. From Head over to Bourke Street, we assure that you will find buskers of every musical genre. From the sweet sounds of their folk music to the beautiful tunes of the piano and violin players, you will definitely find a street musician you’ll love. All of this is a part of Melbourne’s charm. Lastly, the National Gallery of Victoria is a great way to start the tour as its one of the Melbourne Museum which provides free entry for the concession card holders. You can learn a lot about the culture of Melbourne from there.
Drinks and Food
Have you ever roamed the laneways of the city and wondered what that incredible smell is? This would be most likely a café serving coffee and breakfast. It doesn’t matter if you’re not a breakfast person, you will get every cuisine you are craving for. From falafel wraps and dumplings, you will be never be left unsatisfied.
Melbourne is famous by the tagline of world’s famous coffee capital. Cafes are available everywhere, serving you specialty brews and also single original expresso shots. Even if you are not a coffee addict, don’t be surprised to be one after moving to Melbourne.
Australians are also famous for their love for beer and there’s nothing better to head to that pub situated at the back of your office to relax. If you’re a student, you’ll often find that your college has a pub or two on the campus with a special assortment offering cheap drinks and student specials.
If the large bars are not your style or place to party. Head over to one of the rooftop bars with dim lights and an intimate setting. There’s nothing which a Melbourne doesn’t have to offer.
One of the many reasons behind the exotic food and drink culture is the exotic recipes of Australia.
The interest for fashion and shopping goes hand-in-hand, and it’s exactly where Melbourne will never disappoint you. Whether it is the little boutiques which are tucked in laneways of a famous brand, we guarantee you that you will find something you’ll love. You can even opt for second-hand vintage clothes or head for fashion stores like Michael Kors. Even if a person is not into fashion, there is always something which you will find to shop. Australia’s cultural capital stays true to its reputation, you can wander into a vinyl store or spend some time in an independent store. You never know what all treasures you might uncover.
Not only Melbourne is famous as the friendliest city, but they are also famous for their wonderful sense of humor. Anywhere you go in the city, you will definitely find someone willing to have a friendly chat with you, whether you are in a grocery store or public transport you will find people willing to help you with anything. So, don’t worry if you are new to the city, Melbourne is a home for everyone. Just head over and say “hey” and the city will welcome you with open arms.
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